Four primary schools in the Stamford and Deepings area have received top marks from a website that monitors the performance of schools over the past year.
Many parents in Stamford, the Deepings and the surrounding villages are currently choosing schools for the children to start in September 2016
The website - www.schoolsguide.co.uk - has rated all the primary schools in town according to key performance data including exam results, Ofsted reports, value added score and pupil to teacher ratio.
Parents are also able to write a review of their child’s school and compare against others locally with a maximum five star rating.
The top primary schools in the area according to the website are:
1 Ketton Primary School 5*
2 Ryhall Academy 5*
3 Barnack Primary School 5*
4 Uffington Primary School 5*
5 John Clare Primary School, Helpston 4*
6 Wittering Primary School 4*
7 Langtoft Primary School 4*
8 Malcolm Sargent Primary School, Stamford 4*
9 Peakirk-Cum-Glinton Primary School 4*
10 Baston Primary School 4*
11 The Bythams School 4*
12 William Hildyard Primary and Nursery School, Market Deeping 4*
13 Market Deeping Community Primary School 4*
14 Stamford St Gilberts Church of England Primary School 4*
15 Northborough Primary School 4*
16 Thurlby Community Primary School 4*
17 Saint Augustine’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Stamford 4*
18 St George’s Primary School, Stamford 3*
19 Deeping St James Community Primary School 3*
20 Linchfield Community Primary School, Deeping St James 2*
21 The Bluecoat School, Stamford 2*
22 Great Casterton Primary School 1*
Stamford Junior School, Copthill Independent Day School & Nursery, Sacrewell Lodge School, Witham Hall School, Kirkstone House School, Easton Garford Endowed CofE School, Empingham CofE Primary School, Kings Cliffe Endowed Primary School and Nassington Primary School were not rated.